Coin of Julius Caesar with Elephant

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 23 November 2016
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A silver denarius of Julius Caesar depicting an elephant commemorating his victory over the Gauls and Germanic tribes in 58 BCE. (Archaeological Museum, Tarragona, Spain)

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About the Author

Mark Cartwright
Mark is a history writer based in Italy. His special interests include pottery, architecture, world mythology and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share in common. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the Publishing Director at WHE.

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Cartwright, M. (2016, November 23). Coin of Julius Caesar with Elephant. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6074/coin-of-julius-caesar-with-elephant/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Coin of Julius Caesar with Elephant." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified November 23, 2016. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/6074/coin-of-julius-caesar-with-elephant/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Coin of Julius Caesar with Elephant." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 23 Nov 2016. Web. 25 Oct 2021.